Lorenzo Gomez III went from the stockroom of a grocery store to the boardrooms of two private companies without a formal higher education.
In his Book The Cilantro Diaries Business Lessons From the Most Unlikely Places, Gomez tell of the inspiring and humorous true story of hope and accomplishment, he shares the steps he took up the ladder and the guiding principles that got him to the top.
Lorenzo Gomez III is the Chairman of Geekdom, Texas’ largest coworking space, and is cofounder of The 80/20 Foundation, a philanthropic organization dedicated to investing in the future of San Antonio.
Despite having little college experience, he used valuable lessons from his entry-level jobs to catapult himself into high-impact positions. At the managed-cloud provider, Rackspace, he worked closely with co-founder Graham Weston.